EGM Info Meeting Series begins this evening.

The first in a series information workshops ahead of the EGM scheduled for mid-August takes place this evening, in Munster.

July 25th – Firgrove Hotel, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork, beginning at 7.30pm.

As indicated in early June following the IOC’s recommendation from the IOC Executive Board to IOC Session to withdraw recognition of the International Boxing Association, IABA clubs will have the opportunity to consider alternative partnerships. Formal notice of the time, date and location of the EGM will issue in the coming days.

3 more workshops will take place between July 26th and July 29th, led by the IABA Board of Directors Chair Niall O’Carroll, and the Director from that area. The details are as follows:


July 26th – The National Stadium, Dublin, beginning at 8pm.


July 27th – The Hub, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon, beginning at 7pm


July 29th – Girdwood Community Hub, 10 Girdwood Avenue, Belfast, Antrim BT14 6EG, beginning at 11am.

Meetings are open to all registered members of clubs successfully affiliated for the 2023/2024 season. No registration is required.

Questions connected with the EGM can be submitted to

Please find attached, and previously issued and published:

Letter from Interim Chair Tom Geraghty and President, Gerry O’Mahoney

IOC Comprehensive report summary

IOC Comprehensive report

Asian Confederation statement on IOC Extraordinary Session decision

USA Boxing Letter to Membership

World Boxing Background Information

World Boxing Timeline

World Boxing competition plan

Type of EventFrequencyGenderOwnership/operation
Senior World ChampionshipsEvery 2 yearsMale/FemaleWorld Boxing
U19 World Boxing ChampionshipsEvery 2 yearsMale/FemaleWorld Boxing
Continental ChampionshipsEvery 2 yearsMale/FemaleWorld Boxing/Continental Confederations
World Boxing CupEvery year (max 4 events)Male/FemaleWorld Boxing
World Boxing Cup FinalEvery yearMale/FemaleWorld Boxing
World Boxing Challenge competitionsEvery year (max 10 events)Male/FemaleWorld Boxing/National Federations
U23 / U19 / U17 / U15 Continental ChampionshipsEvery yearMale/FemaleWorld Boxing / Continental Confederations
International tournaments and Invitational competitionsAs demandedAs determined by the organiserNational Federations


Questions connected with the EGM can be submitted to